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Pelturagonia spiniceps (SMITH, 1925)

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Higher TaxaAgamidae (Draconinae), Sauria, Iguania, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Sarawak Eyebrow Lizard 
SynonymPhoxophrys spiniceps SMITH 1925: 7
Phoxophrys spiniceps — INGER 1960: 224
Phoxophrys spiniceps — WERMUTH 1967: 75
Phoxophrys spiniceps — MANTHEY & GROSSMANN 1997: 197
Phoxophrys spiniceps — DAS & YAAKOB 2007
Phoxophrys spiniceps — MANTHEY 2010
Pelturagonia spiniceps — HARVEY et al. 2019 
DistributionIndonesia (Borneo, Sarawak), Malaysia (Sabah, Sarawak)

Type locality: Mount Murud (elevation 6000 feet), Borneo  
TypesType: BMNH 1946.8.27.45 (and possibly additional specimens). 
  • Das , I. 2004. Lizards of Borneo. Natural History Publications, Kota Kinabalu, Borneo
  • Das, I. & Yaakob, N. 2007. Status of knowledge of the Malaysian herpetofauna. In Status of biological diversity in Malaysia & threat assessment of plant species in Malaysia. in: L. S. L. Chua, L. G. Kirton & L. G. Saw (eds.), Status of biological diversity in Malaysia & threat assessment of plant species in Malaysia. Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kepong, pp. 31-81
  • Harvey, Michael B., Larson, Thorton R., Jacobs, Justin L., Shaney, Kyle, Streicher, Jeffrey W., Hamidy, Amir, Kurniawan, Nia & Smit, Eric N. 2019. Phoxophrys After 60 Years: Review of Morphology, Phylogeny, Status of Pelturagonia, and a New Species from Southeastern Kalimantan. Herpetological Monographs 33 (1): 71-107 - get paper here
  • Inger, R. F. 1960. A review of the agamid lizards of the genus Phoxophrys HUBRECHT. Copeia 1960 (3): 221 -225. - get paper here
  • Manthey U 2010. Agamid Lizards of Southern Asia. Draconinae 2 -Leiolepidinae. Edition Chimaira, Terralog 7b, Frankfurt, 168 pp.
  • Manthey, U. & Grossmann, W. 1997. Amphibien & Reptilien Südostasiens. Natur und Tier Verlag (Münster), 512 pp. - get paper here
  • Smith, M.A. 1925. On a collection of reptiles and amphibians from Mt. Murud, Borneo. Sarawak Mus. J., Kuching, 8: 5-14. - get paper here
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